US-China trade war: bad for business is just the beginningUS-China trade war: bad for business is just the beginningSince the time of Adam Smith and David Ricardo, mainstream economic theory has held that free trade is the best policy for all and that trade wars are mutually destructive. Yet with the US and China escalating their threats of tariffs on each other’s goods, the probability of a full-blown trade war

Report lists US weapons system designs compromised by Chinese cyberspiesReport lists US weapons system designs compromised by Chinese cyberspiesDesigns for some of the United States’ most important and sensitive weapons systems have been “compromised” by Chinese hackers accordi…

Los Angeles Mayor: China's future is our futureLos Angeles Mayor: China's future is our futureOutgoing Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said the future of China, Asia and Latin America is the future of Los Angeles.

'Sunnylands Diplomacy' explores new way to manage US-China relations'Sunnylands Diplomacy' explores new way to manage US-China relationsThere are three highlights of the upcoming Xi-Obama presidential meeting: “Sunnylands Diplomacy”, earlier-than-expected timing, and shi…

US, China set pact on auditor accessUS, China set pact on auditor accessThe US and China have struck an agreement giving US accounting regulators access to documents from Chinese accounting firms.

US report warns on China IP theftUS report warns on China IP theftThe theft of intellectual property from the US is “unprecedented” and costing the nation an estimated $300bn (£200bn) each year, a rep…

Upcoming Xi-Obama meeting to forge mutual trustUpcoming Xi-Obama meeting to forge mutual trustThe first summit between US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping on June 7 is a significant meeting that will have a f…